“We estimate there’s $500 billion hidden in tax havens…enough to educate all the 30 million African children who are currently out of school”
As the rest see difficulties, bullish African business chiefs are snapping up deals—and it's not just about resources
Despite Africa’s recent growth being chalked up to commodity booms, there’s more at work: corporates are more confident, ambitious and resilient.
Standard & Poor's ratings agency has downgraded the sovereign ratings of oil exporters, while Kenya and Ghana are cushioned by their "humility"
New data shows public listings by Africa-domiciled firms will be at their highest ever, with the numbers expected to swell during the year.
Ahead of Davos, sulky IMF cuts Africa growth forecast, but rejoice, it's still brighter than World Bank's
Even normally restrained lender can’t rain on region’s economic party, as billionaires and politicians head for Switzerland.
South Africa is the proverbial millstone around sub-Saharan Africa's neck, and why Nigeria is growing fat from a non-oil diet.